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World Football Elo Ratings: Biggest Upsets

World Football Elo Ratings: Biggest Upsets
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August 28
1920
Norway
England
3
1
Olympic Games
in Belgium
+83
-83
1613
1870
+5
0
17
1
May 29
1924
Sweden
Belgium
8
1
Olympic Games
in France
+91
-91
1727
1673
+8
-9
13
19
June 04
1928
Italy
Spain
7
1
Olympic Games
in the Netherlands
+88
-88
1849
1814
+6
-3
5
6
July 14
1930
Yugoslavia
Brazil
2
1
World Cup
in Uruguay
+47
-47
1622
1758
+8
-2
21
11
May 27
1934
Sweden
Argentina
3
2
World Cup
in Italy
+51
-51
1739
1938
+3
-1
13
2
June 07
1934
Germany
Austria
3
2
World Cup
in Italy
+48
-48
1792
1929
+3
-2
9
3
August 07
1936
Germany
Norway
0
2
Olympic Games
in Germany
-74
+74
1775
1756
-3
+2
10
13
December 07
1943
Guatemala
Costa Rica
3
2
CCCF Championship
in El Salvador
+46
-46
1421
1746
+6
-3
53
15
August 05
1948
Denmark
Italy
5
3
Olympic Games
in England
+74
-74
1794
1911
+7
-2
11
4
April 17
1949
Bolivia
Uruguay
3
2
Copa América
in Brazil
+47
-47
1412
1795
+11
-3
61
11
June 29
1950
United States
England
1
0
World Cup
in Brazil
+57
-57
1573
1949
+8
0
37
2
July 16
1950
Brazil
Uruguay
1
2
World Cup
in Brazil
-52
+52
1976
1850
0
+3
2
9
February 22
1953
Peru
Bolivia
0
1
Copa América
in Peru
-46
+46
1703
1491
-4
+8
19
51
March 14
1953
Nicaragua
Panama
2
0
CCCF Championship
in Costa Rica
+69
-69
1009
1310
+1
-13
122
91
December 01
1956
Australia
India
2
4
Olympic Games
in Australia
-71
+71
1503
1514
-17
+11
58
57
March 17
1957
Colombia
Uruguay
1
0
Copa América
in Peru
+48
-48
1375
1854
+9
-1
86
6
June 15
1958
Czechoslovakia
Argentina
6
1
World Cup
in Sweden
+84
-84
1900
1879
+6
-4
5
7
June 17
1958
Wales
Hungary
2
1
World Cup
in Sweden
+50
-50
1755
1940
+6
0
18
2
June 07
1962
Mexico
Czechoslovakia
3
1
World Cup
in Chile
+71
-71
1813
1896
+4
-5
15
8
March 17
1963
Paraguay
Brazil
2
0
Copa América
in Bolivia
+71
-71
1718
2083
+9
0
22
1
October 22
1964
Japan
Ghana
3
1
Olympic Games
in Japan
+69
-69
1425
1599
+23
-13
82
40
July 19
1966
North Korea
Italy
1
0
World Cup
in England
+48
-48
1736
1872
+11
-2
19
8
December 14
1973
Trinidad and Tobago
Mexico
4
0
World Cup qualifier and CONCACAF Championship
in Haiti
+80
-80
1525
1669
+13
-7
61
31
June 22
1974
West Germany
East Germany
0
1
World Cup
in West Germany
-50
+50
2030
1959
-1
+4
2
3
September 30
1975
Brazil
Peru
1
3
Copa América
in Brazil
-69
+69
1964
1768
-1
+5
4
22
June 11
1978
Scotland
Netherlands
3
2
World Cup
in Argentina
+47
-47
1878
2004
+3
-2
11
3
June 21
1978
Austria
West Germany
3
2
World Cup
in Argentina
+47
-47
1855
1986
+2
0
13
3
July 26
1979
Bolivia
Brazil
2
1
Copa América
in Bolivia
+46
-46
1615
2063
+10
0
45
1
February 27
1980
Fiji
New Zealand
4
0
Oceania Nations Cup
in New Caledonia
+80
-80
1288
1441
+22
-15
118
80
June 16
1982
Algeria
West Germany
2
1
World Cup
in Spain
+56
-56
1690
2015
+7
0
34
2
June 25
1982
Spain
Northern Ireland
0
1
World Cup
in Spain
-48
+48
1803
1756
-6
+4
17
22
July 05
1982
Italy
Brazil
3
2
World Cup
in Spain
+49
-49
1927
2083
+2
0
6
1
June 14
1990
Cameroon
Romania
2
1
World Cup
in Italy
+48
-48
1718
1870
+5
-4
28
9
June 16
1990
Scotland
Sweden
2
1
World Cup
in Italy
+47
-47
1715
1849
+7
-10
28
16
June 20
1990
Costa Rica
Sweden
2
1
World Cup
in Italy
+48
-48
1662
1801
+6
-4
38
17
June 24
1990
Argentina
Brazil
1
0
World Cup
in Italy
+46
-46
1841
1960
+2
-2
16
3
June 29
1994
Saudi Arabia
Belgium
1
0
World Cup
in the United States
+46
-46
1705
1812
+5
-6
30
19
June 13
1998
Nigeria
Spain
3
2
World Cup
in France
+52
-52
1745
1957
+11
-1
23
4
June 23
1998
Norway
Brazil
2
1
World Cup
in France
+48
-48
1905
2045
+4
0
9
1
May 31
2002
Senegal
France
1
0
World Cup
in South Korea
+54
-54
1753
2021
+11
0
27
1
June 18
2002
Japan
Turkey
0
1
World Cup
in Japan
-46
+46
1811
1800
-8
+3
20
24
June 17
2006
Ghana
Czechia
2
0
World Cup
in Germany
+81
-81
1682
1901
+9
-7
45
10
June 16
2010
Switzerland
Spain
1
0
World Cup
in South Africa
+53
-53
1791
2039
+9
-1
17
2
June 24
2010
Slovakia
Italy
3
2
World Cup
in South Africa
+49
-49
1658
1827
+7
-4
45
13
June 14
2014
Costa Rica
Uruguay
3
1
World Cup
in Brazil
+69
-69
1762
1831
+10
-4
25
14
July 08
2014
Brazil
Germany
1
7
World Cup
in Brazil
-82
+82
2021
2184
-3
+1
4
1